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    PIRAEUS, GREECE: GV food supplies being unloaded from barges in Piraeus. Shot men unloading sacks of flour etc. from barge.



    ATHENS, GREECE: GV Athens. TV crowds around stalls in street. LONG SV couple on pavement with bicycle spare parts. CU pump and other articles on pavement. SV man buying stockings at stall. Angle shot tins of food-one tin containing "VIENNA SAUSAGE ENDS AND PIECES". SV man smiling and selling tin foods etc. CU man with packet of dry pack spinach soya soup. CU woman smiling holding tin of food. GV British guns firing in square on outskirts of Athens. SBV British troops loading shell into gun. SV group of small boys holding hands over ears. BV two guns firing. SCU small boy smiling holding hands over ears. SCU another boy doing same. Side view gun firing. GV smoke rising from buildings. SV four Elas prisoners holding hands above heads. CU elas prisoner type with long hair. CU another type. SV elas prisoners being marched away. BV Elas prisoners being marched away. GV pan crowds queuing for issue of food from British troops. SV people queuing up for issue of food and pipers marching past. SV British troops issuing flour etc. to old women. CU old woman with shawl receiving flour in sack. SV British Captain assisting old woman to tables. CU small boy receiving food - blows hands for warmth. SCU British soldier issuing flour to woman holding baby. SBV British troops marching away in outskirts of Athens. ORIG. BLUE & ORIG. DUPE NEG.



    GOOD SCENES: GV Athens. GV Athens - SBV of tank in f-d firing. GV Athens - LBV of tank in f-d firing. SBV British troops forward thru Athens.



    Greek Civil War; Greece; Food, Drink and Cooking; Occupied Countries; Military - Active; International Aid (Civilian)




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    Film ID:
    VLVA54L7GUI3GOYQ3RNBPU8H2QXPR
    Media URN:
    VLVA54L7GUI3GOYQ3RNBPU8H2QXPR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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